LANDOVER, Md. -- Giant Food here is looking to expand participation in its scan-based trading program beyond the four direct-store delivery vendors now using it, said Ed Null, electronic data interchange business systems analyst.
Null said significant labor savings from not having to check in orders and handle returns was one of the major reasons for the expansion.
The retailer has not quantified that savings, he said.
"We love it because it reduces labor in stores a